Deaths – Date of Death

This dataset provides the definitive date of death for patients in Scotland.

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Contact Point hicsupport@dundee.ac.uk
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Landing Page https://web.www.healthdatagateway.org/dataset/8d33b7a7-151a-4e2e-b87f-b14371e0cb37
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Tags Scotland,Death,Date,GRO,HIC
Publisher Local NHS boards
Geographic Coverage https://www.geonames.org/2638360/scotland.html
Start of time period covered by this dataset 2000-01-01
End of time period covered by this dataset
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Access Rights https://researchdata.scot/researcher-support-consultancy-services
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Documentation This dataset combines the death status from various sources into a single dataset with rules applied to decide which date of death is more accurate when the information differs between sources. Tayside Circa. 1980 – Current; Fife: 2009 - Current.
Frequency CONTINUOUS
Language {en}
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